The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 15 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware 15 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.14% 4.27% 5.74%
As % of the Vendors category 13.51% 8.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £306 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £438 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.24% -6.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.86% 51.18% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 76 58
Average daily rate £385 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 21
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 26 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (54.76%) Windows
4 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 19 (45.24%) Linux
6 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
7 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 11 (26.19%) SQL
10 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
10 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
11 10 (23.81%) SCCM
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 7 (16.67%) OpenStack
13 7 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (16.67%) Oracle
14 6 (14.29%) VBScript
14 6 (14.29%) VB
14 6 (14.29%) NetApp
14 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
14 6 (14.29%) Open Source
14 6 (14.29%) IBM
15 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
15 5 (11.90%) vSphere
15 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (11.90%) Citrix

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) OpenShift
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 3 (7.14%) ATM
2 3 (7.14%) SMS
3 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.38%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 3 (7.14%) e-Health
2 3 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 3 (7.14%) AS400
2 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (7.14%) Information Security
2 3 (7.14%) Content Management
2 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.14%) Coaching
2 3 (7.14%) Software Distribution
2 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (7.14%) Security Management
2 3 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.38%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.38%) Line Management
4 1 (2.38%) High Availability
4 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
1 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) VBScript
2 6 (14.29%) VB
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
3 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) RHCA
4 3 (7.14%) RHCSA
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) RHCE
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
5 2 (4.76%) MCDBA
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) MCTS
5 2 (4.76%) MCITP
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) vSphere
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (7.14%) Puppet
4 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) NetApp
4 6 (14.29%) IBM
5 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Apple
7 3 (7.14%) Fujitsu
7 3 (7.14%) Borland
7 3 (7.14%) CA
8 1 (2.38%) Lumension
8 1 (2.38%) Acronis
8 1 (2.38%) AppSense
8 1 (2.38%) Wyse
8 1 (2.38%) Dell